Looking for something fun to do with your mum this Mother’s Day, March 11, here are a just a few ideas from around the county
Explore tree top walkways, get lost in the maze, whizz down scary slides and fly through the air on zip wires – what mum wouldn’t love an adventurous day at BEWILDERWOOD,
As well as all the usual woodland adventures to be had, there will be special events activities, throughout the day, including Zippy Races, where mums take on the children for the coveted title of champion zippers. Best of all, mums who come with an accompanying child, get their entry for free.
The Broads are a special place whatever the time of year, so why not take your mum on a boat tour? The BROADS TOURS ‘MOTHER’S DAY
SPECIAL’, departing from Wroxham, will take you on a guided tour of the waterways, with the skipper on hand to point out the abundant wildlife and share other insights and stories. Mums, who must be accompanied by a child, get a complementary glass of wine and there are refreshsments served on board. Adults £9, children £6, children under 5 free. Trips depart at 11.30am and 2pm. Let your spirits soar as you take a walk through the FAIRHAVEN WOODLAND AND WATER GARDEN at South Walsham as it bursts into life with the joys of spring.
Starting at 11am, the Mothering Sunday walk takes you on a guided tour of the tranquil woodland, awash with wild primrose, daffodils and camellias. Every mum receives a primrose to plant at home. The walk is free with the garden’s usual admission charge.
Take to the rails with your mum this Mother’s Day for a special trip through scenic Broadland countryside on the BURE VALLEY RAILWAY.
Departing from Wroxham, experience a nostalgic journey by steam to Aylsham, where you and your mum can enjoy two-course lunch in the Whistlestop Café before heading back to Wroxham. All mums also receive a small gift. 11am. Booking is essential, adults £25, children £12.50, under 5s, £5.
Treat your mum to afternoon tea while supporting a life changing social enterprise project at one of Norwich’s three BRITANNIA ENTERPRISES
CAFES at Mousehold Heath, the Guildhall and Waterloo Park. The cafes provide offenders with employment, training and a fresh start in life once they leave prison. The Mother’s Day special afternoon tea is served from 2pm and includes a glass of fizz on arrival and a small gift. Booking is essential, £14.95 per person. 01603 614541,